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1931 Jowett 7/17HP Truck

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DAY TWO: Saturday 3rd October 2020 - Lots 101 Onwards. (TWO DAY SALE)

  • 03-10-2020
  • Memorabilia Start Time: 00:00
  • Vehicles Start Time: 09:00

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Description

1931 Jowett 7/17HP 10cwt Truck 

The vendor has kindly supplied the following information:

  • A 7HP 907.2cc truck - originally costing £150!
  • 16 of this vehicle were produced out of a total production line of 1706 vehicles in 1931
  • The known history of this lorry - purchased second hand in 1935 for £12 and owned by Belton's of Wilton Park County Durham - it was used in connection with a general store business for delivering fruit and veg
  • It remained in use by Belton's until 1949 when it was sold to a milkman, having been fitted with a new lorry bed. The trail goes cold until the late 1970's when it was found under a hedge in well-rotted condition
  • A full sympathetic restoration was undertaken to it's original specification and the vehicle painted in the Belton's livery to remain as original as possible after locating a picture of her in her prime
  • No further restoration work has been carried out since the late 1970's and I have owned her since 2015
  • Her name is "Fusty"

**Please note that there are no keys for the vehicle** 

Please note that descriptions are produced from information provided by the vendors. We highly recommend that you view in person any potential purchase and take time to inspect paperwork.

On display at our Pickering site - Unit 10 Enterprise Way, Thornton Road Industrial Estate, Pickering YO18 7NA - viewings welcome, please call us on 01751 477555. Thank you.

Specification

  • Lot Number: 133
  • Year: 1931
  • Make: Jowett
  • Model: Truck
  • Registration: BR 8158
  • Engine Size: 907
  • Estimate: £7000 - £8000
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